Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) is a pioneering science university in Finland, bringing together the fields of science and business since 1969. The university is based in a single green consolidated campus ensuring a genuine university feel in the forest nature environment on the bank of Saima lake. Our international community is composed of approximately 6,000 students and experts engaged in scientific research and academic education. LUT has a tradition of strong links with the business community and industry. Clean energy and water, circular economy and sustainable business are the key questions of humankind to which LUT seeks solutions through technology and business. LUT is the main candidate to host TRIZfuture conference in 2017. Welcome to Finland, tervetuloa!